The head of the APRA has signalled the regulator will look to different methods to ensure the stability of the banking sector after its crackdown on residential investment lending proved to be effective.
A non-major lender has increased variable rates on owner occupied and investment home loans
Both the global banking regulator and Australia’s banking regulator have warned another financial crisis is imminent
A non-major lender says the competition in the owner-occupied market will “absolutely” continue to heat up, but credit standards will “absolutely not” be relaxed
Banking regulator APRA says it will remain “very alert” to decaying credit standards as competition for owner-occupied home loans heats up
Home loans rates will rise as banks are likely to pass the burden of "significant" increases in the cost of funding onto consumers